The Book Table‘s bestsellers of the week for Hardcover Fiction, Hardcover Nonfiction, Paperback Fiction, Paperback Nonfiction and Young Adult and Children’s Books.

Hardcover Fiction
Paris Wife
Paula McLain

Emma Donoghue

Kathryn Stockett

Madame Bovary
Gustav Flaubert

Sing You Home
Jodi Picoult

Hardcover Nonfiction
James Gleick

Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rebecca Skloot

How to Write a Sentence
Stanley Fish

Laura Hillenbrand

A Widow’s Story
Joyce Carol Oates

Paperback Fiction
Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese

Every Man Dies Alone
Hans Fallada

Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand
Helen Simonson

Tom Rachman

Parrot & Olivier in America
Peter Carey

Paperback Nonfiction
For All the Tea in China
Sarah Rose

Country Driving
Peter Hessler

Christianity : The First Three Thousand Years
Diarmaid MacCulloch

Book of Awakening
Mark Nepo

Stones Into School
Greg Mortenson

Young Adult and Children’s Books
Book Thief
Markus Zusak

Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins

13 Words
Lemony Snickett & Maira Kalman

I Broke My Trunk
Mo Willems

Wimpy Kid Movie Diary
Jeff Kinney

Lake Theatre’s top attended movies of the weekend







1. Rango







2. Adjustment Bureau







3. King’s Speech







4. Gnomeo & Juliet







5. Unknown







6. Hall Pass







7. Justin Bieber







8. I Am Number Four

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